Shigella dysenteriae (Shiga) Castellani and Chalmers (ATCC® 12039)

Strain Designations: CDC A-2050-52  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Shigella sp.
Strain Designations CDC A-2050-52
Enteric Research
Emerging infectious disease research
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Antigenic Properties Serotype 10
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serotype 10
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor CDC

Ewing WH. Serological relationships between shigella and coliform cultures. J. Bacteriol. 66: 333-340, 1953. PubMed: 13096483

Int. Bull. Bacteriol. Nomencl. Taxon. 8: 93-95, 1958.